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  Cunningham: Politics should be about ‘working together to do what’s right’

Congressman-Elect Joe Cunningham said his campaign resonated with voters in the Lowcountry and beyond during his victory speech Wednesday night in Charleston.

  TALK OF THE TOWN: It’s the day after the elections - now what?

Midlands counties show higher voter turnout than previous elections

Should the Governor be able to appoint the state superintendent?

McMaster, Norman big winners in South Carolina 2018 midterm election

Wilson wins U.S. House District 2 race

Clyburn re-elected to US House 6 seat Tuesday

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  Gipson defeats Meadors for 5th Circuit Solicitor

Henry McMaster winner in SC governor’s race over James Smith

Harpootlian in early lead over Dunn in race for SC State House Seat 20

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Man not allowed to wear Trump shirt votes shirtless

On Election Day, a bald eagle was seen soaring in Murrells Inlet

  2018 SC Voters election guide: Ballot questions, polling places, and more on the Nov. 6 general elections

There will be general elections held in South Carolina on Tuesday, Nov. 6. If you’re like most people, you’re asking yourself this: who’s running? Where do I vote? What will be on the ballots? Here’s a running list of everything you need to know before heading to the polls.

‘This is the busiest we’ve ever been,’ midterm voting continues to surge in two Midlands counties

In Richland Country, many showed up to vote with lines stretching right outside the doors of the elections and voter registration office.

  League of Women’s Voters aims to help you stay informed with interactive website

If you need help navigating your ballot, the League of Women Voters has an interactive website that gives you a detailed look at what to expect.

SC election officials are working to make sure your vote is safe

Elections officials are working to prevent election tampering in South Carolina. Officials say the issue isn’t new, but some of the threats and vulnerabilities have changed especially since the 2016 elections.

  Sen. Tim Scott talks political civility, upcoming veterans event

Sen. Lindsey Graham plans to introduce legislation to end birthright citizenship

You’re in a political ad. (But you don’t know who’s behind it)

Wilson, Carrigan, participate in debate for 2nd congressional seat

AG Wilson faces Lowcountry law professor Constance Anastopoulo in attorney general race

SC’s Governor candidates stance on key issues ahead of Nov. 6 vote

  New moped laws to go into effect in November

If you own a moped, listen up!

Several Midlands school districts seeking approval on multimillion-dollar bond referendums

The Richland School District Two is asking voters to approve two separate bond referendum questions. The first asks voters to approve $381,952,000 for safety and security improvements across the district as well as new roofs and HVAC systems.

Smith, McMaster spar in final gubernatorial debate

The final debate between James Smith and Governor Henry McMaster features some fireworks.

Boan vs Bell in the race for Kershaw County sheriff

Kershaw County voters will choose a new sheriff in the upcoming general election. Democrat Anthony Bell will go up against Republican Lee Boan November 6.

Sen. Bernie Sanders urges South Carolina to fight for Medicare for all at Saturday rally

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) will join Senatory Nina Turner and other South Carolina democrats at a Medicare for All Rally at the Koger Center in Columbia at noon Saturday.

Democrats have 2020 vision with stops in SC as President Trump continues GOP push

Is it too early to think about November 2020? Some Democrats don't think so.

  McMaster and Smith face off in first of two televised gubernatorial debates

South Carolina voters head to the polls in the General election in just a few weeks.

Young SC voters are getting registered, but numbers still fall short of older generations

After a year of political back-and-forths, it seems like the push to bring out young voters has been greater than ever. But numbers from the South Carolina Election Commission show that registered voters ages 18-24 here are still lagging among other age groups.

U.S. Senators Harris, Booker to appear at political event in the Midlands

With Election Day right around the corner, two Democratic U.S. Senators will be making their way to South Carolina to assist with campaigning.

Former Vice President Biden visits Charleston Saturday

Former Vice President Joe Biden is making a stop in the Holy City Saturday.

SC representative found not guilty in 2017 scuffle with fellow representative

A jury has decided in the case of two South Carolina state lawmakers and a scuffle they engaged in last year.

Prisoners and families send Gov. McMaster, SCDC demands for changes within the prison system

As a part of a nationwide call to protest prison reform, spurned by the April prison riot in South Carolina, people are protesting for prison reform outside of the governor's office Tuesday.

EXCLUSIVE: SC Democratic gubernatorial candidate James Smith talks to WIS

The stage is officially set for this year's gubernatorial race in South Carolina.

SC House alters roads bill; senators say bill is likely dead

The South Carolina House made changes Wednesday to the roads bill that has been debated for more than a year, leading senators and the governor to say the proposal is likely dead for the year.

Senate bill requires officials to report who pays them

Elected and appointed public officials in South Carolina would have to report the sources of their private income - but not how much they are paid - under legislation approved Thursday by the Senate.

Voters to decide whether Haley gets 2nd term

Voters were deciding whether to award a second term to Republican Gov. Nikki Haley or hand an upset win to her Democratic challenger, state Sen. Vincent Sheheen.